Should There be Kosher Cannabis in Canada?

A B.C. grower is seeking certification, but the Kashruth Council of Canada questions the need if marijuana is consumed legally, as medicine

Is marijuana kosher? If it’s medicine, it doesn’t matter.
That’s the message from Canada’s largest kosher certification agency after its board of rabbis held a debate on whether to certify cannabis oils as kosher.
The Kashruth Council of Canada met Thursday to discuss an application from MedReleaf, a licensed producer of medical pot. The meeting followed news in the U.S. that a New York company would soon offer certified kosher medical cannabis products.

– Read the entire article at The Star.